Ranked:
N/A (2012)

Qatari Military Budget

See the chart below for a yearly breakdown of military spending in Qatar. (2001 to 2012)

Military Spending in Qatar

Our data source (SIPRI) does not have a figure for Qatar's military budget in 2012, but the chart below contains the available military spending data from the past 12 years. If you want to learn more about Qatari military spending, check out SIPRI.org which has data as far back as 1988, including dollars spent and percentage of GDP.

Total Spent: $13,972,000,000 (Last 12 years)

Year Dollars Spent % GDP
2001 no data N/A
2002 $1,252,000,000 3.9%
2003 $1,263,000,000 3.3%
2004 $1,164,000,000 2.4%
2005 $1,229,000,000 2.0%
2006 $1,320,000,000 1.8%
Year Dollars Spent % GDP
2007 $1,700,000,000 2.0%
2008 $2,193,000,000 2.0%
2009 $1,938,000,000 2.0%
2010 $1,913,000,000 1.5%
2011 no data N/A
2012 no data N/A

Note on Data: Constant (2011) US Dollars are used. For more information about this data visit SIPRI.org.

Other Countries in the Region

Tajikistani Flag Tajikistan
No Data (2012)
Egyptian Flag Egypt
$4,175 Million (2012)
Iranian Flag Iran
No Data (2012)
Syrian Flag Syria
No Data (2012)
Omani Flag Oman
$6,489 Million (2012)
Kuwaiti Flag Kuwait
$5,945 Million (2012)
Yemeni Flag Yemen
$1,243 Million (2012)
Saudi Flag Saudi Arabia
$54,218 Million (2012)

Qatar's Military Branches

Qatari Emiri Land Force (QELF), Qatari Emiri Navy (QEN), Qatari Emiri Air Force (QEAF).

Military Service Age in Qatar

18 years of age for voluntary military service; no conscription.